Nicolet Boots

Wichtigkeit der Leichtigkeit

An almost life size sculpture, a woman figure, holding herself up in an almost impossible balance, fixated on a stand on wheels, she shows a very human condition of fragility and courage at the same time.


Abmessungen : 165 cm x 100 cm x 75 cm (Height, Width, Depth)
Gewicht : 30 kg
Jahr : 2013
Material : Gips
Bearbeitung : Abformung
Stil : figurativ, poetisch, modern

Nicolet Boots

For me the ideal artwork is something to fall in love with. It should be strangely, strongly self-evident in an organic way, meaning this artwork is the only way it could be, the only way it could be made. It has power like a sacred object, something you want to return to again and again. Every time you look at the artwork it gives you something to take with you.

I wrote down a few rules for myself, to read when in the studio, making art, as a reminder for where I want the artwork to go. (It doesn’t mean I achieve this every day, but it is something I aim for ;-)

- Making art should feel like rock-and-roll

- is about now

- Minimalistic, without losing the poetry

- Make the art you need

- Expand beauty

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